Positive coaching : building character and self-esteem through sports

by Thompson, Jim, 1949-

Format: Print Book 1995
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Pleasant Hills Public Library Nonfiction 796.01 T47 pap
Location  Pleasant Hills Public Library
 
Collection  Nonfiction
 
Call Number  796.01 T47 pap
 
 
Summary
Coaching is more art than science, but coaches seldom have the time or training to develop their talents beyond the X's and O's. Creative Coaching provides coaches innovative and effective approaches and solutions to tough challenges. The kind of artistry that produces wins.

What sets Lynch's coaching method apart is his unique, collective approach. Coaches learn to teach, guide, and motivate in a more reciprocal relationship with athletes. Respect and authority are earned not by a title or by disciplinary measures but by a clear vision and effective communication that prompts athletes to exert maximum effort toward their shared goals and develop their own decision-making skills -- all of which has a direct performance pay-off.

Additional Information
Subjects Coaching (Athletics)
Sports for children -- Psychological aspects.
Character.
Self-esteem for children.
Publisher Portola Valley, Calif. :Warde Publishers,1995
Language English
Description xvii, 400 pages ; 23 cm
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 393-397) and index.
ISBN 1886346003
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